Thessalia, Greece Newswire

Thessalia, Greece Newswire

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  1. Honeymoon is over for Greek couple who went penniless in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    Newlyweds Valasia Limnioti and Konstantinos Patronis' long-planned "dream trip" to the U.S. ended in New York City, where their three-week honeymoon quickly turned into a nightmare: Their Greek-issued credit and debit cards were suddenly declined and they were left penniless. The couple skipped a few meals before spending their last dollars on dinner at McDonald's.

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  2. Debt crisis turns couple's honeymoon into nightmareRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CBS News

    Newlyweds Valasia Limnioti and Konstantinos Patronis' long-planned "dream trip" to the U.S. ended in New York City, where their three-week honeymoon quickly turned into a nightmare: Their Greek-issued credit and debit cards were suddenly declined and they were left penniless. With the nation on the brink of default on its international loans, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras called for a referendum and the governmen... The couple skipped a few meals before spending their last dollars on dinner at McDonald's.

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  3. 'I felt homeless in New York': Greek honeymoon nearly ruined when couple's cards bounceRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | National Post

    Newlyweds Valasia Limnioti and Konstantinos Patronis' long-planned "dream trip" to the U.S. ended in New York City, where their three-week honeymoon quickly turned into a nightmare: Their Greek-issued credit and debit cards were suddenly declined and they were left penniless. The couple skipped a few meals before spending their last dollars on dinner at McDonald's.

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  4. Greek Crisis Leaves Honeymooners Without CashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | LBC 97.3

    A Greek couple on honeymoon in New York have been left without any money after their government shut down its country's banking system. Newlyweds Valasia Limnioti and Konstantinos Patronis had planned a "dream trip" to America that would take them coast-to-coast to Los Angeles.

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  5. Home countrya s debt crisis leaves Greek couple penniless on American honeymoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bellingham Herald

    Newlyweds Valasia Limnioti, right, and Konstantinos Patronis walk along 34th Street and Sixth Avenue in midtown Manhattan on Thursday. The couple topped "the dream trip of our lives" in New York City, where their three-week honeymoon turned into a nightmare: Their Greek-issued credit cards were suddenly declined and they were left nearly penniless.

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  6. College Basketball: SNHU men 3-0 in GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | UnionLeader.com

    Junior Devin Gilligan of Amherst scored 28 points and senior Rodney Sanders added 26 as the Southern New Hampshire University men's basketball team improved to 3-0 on its trip to Greece with a 106-80 victory over the Trikala All-Stars, a team comprised mainly of players from Aries Trikala B.C., a member of the First Division of the Greek League.

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  7. Sunset over GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Earth & Sky

    Every year, on the days around summer solstice, the setting sun aligns with that rock, near the village of Platanos, Peloponnese, Greece. You might know that - although the June solstice brings the longest day for the Northern Hemisphere, the latest sunset always comes in the days after the solstice.

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  8. 10 things you need to know before the opening bell (SPY, DJI, IXIC,...Read the original story

    Friday Jun 19 | Watersblogged

    Larisa Katz shows off her headwear on Ladies Day at Royal Ascot, just south of London, Britain, June 18, 2015. Greece will hold an emergency meeting with creditors on Monday .

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  9. 10 things you need to know before the opening bell (SPY, DJI, IXIC,...Read the original story

    Friday Jun 19 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Larisa Katz shows off her headwear on Ladies Day at Royal Ascot, just south of London, Britain, June 18, 2015. Greece will hold an emergency meeting with creditors on Monday .

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  10. Editor's choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Reuters

    Members of the Ukrainian armed forces fire a grenade launcher, following what servicemen said was a shooting attack from the positions of fighters of the separatist self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic, in Avdiivka in Donetsk region, Ukraine, June 18, 2015. An Airbus A380, the world's largest jetliner, generates vortex during a flying display at the 51st Paris Air Show at Le Bourget airport near Paris, France June 18, 2015.

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  11. Police arrest 9 extortion ring members in synchronized raidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | EKathimerini

    Nine people were arrested on Wednesday during synchronized police raids in Athens, Patra, Xylokastro and Volos as part of an operation to smash an extortion ring, authorities said. According to officers, the nine suspects formed two gangs that have alleged links to hardened criminal and convict Panayiotis Vlastos.

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  12. State High Art Teacher Reflects on 40 Years of Helping Students 'Discover Wonder'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Statecollege.com

    The afternoon sunlight spreads a golden glow through Room 301 of the State High north building as Robert Placky slowly cleans up for the last time. The longtime art teacher retiring this year after 40 years with the State College Area School District lovingly sifts through old artifacts crafted by generations of his former students.

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  13. Nice Places to Visit, But ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Statecollege.com

    In the bus station of this small port city in northern Greece I met an American woman who has spent the last two years looking for a place to retire. Not long ago, my own version would have taken me on a tour of the world's seaport towns until I found one where I could walk from my house to the waterfront every day, stopping at a cafe for a coffee in the morning and a beer at night.

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  14. Retail Oracle: Iraklis Karabassis on the Future of Retail and Georgetown's Retail FutureRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | The George Towner

    On a sunny, spring afternoon, Iraklis Karabassis sits in his office at 3238 Prospect Street. Light floods in through an open window.

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  15. Economic sentiment sinks to lowest level in 18 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | EKathimerini

    The mood regarding the economy in Greece is at its gloomiest in the last 18 months as the uncertainty over the future grows and fears of the worst are far from banished, according to a survey on economic sentiment by the Foundation for Economic and Industrial Research published on Tuesday. The Economic Sentiment Index stood at 91.4 points in May, dropping to the lowest point since December 2013, while in April 2015 its reading was 92.7 points.

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  16. Ministry will be forced to extend tax deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | EKathimerini

    Despite the governmentA's refusal to extend the deadline for the submission of the income tax statements, currently set for June 30, the current chaotic situation in the process means that it will be forced to add another 10 days at least. Sources both from the Finance Ministry and the accounting sector confirm that no more than 300,000 tax statements have been submitted to date A- i.e. about 5 percent of the sum of 6 million taxpayers A- while over 1.5 million statements had been submitted at this point last year.

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  17. Greek police find second safe house used by bank robbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | EKathimerini

    Police are hoping that the discovery of a second safe house near Volos, central Greece, used by two bank robbers caught on Friday, may provide clues regarding the whereabouts of other wanted criminals with links to urban guerrilla groups, such as Giorgos Petrakakos, Marios Seisidis and even infamous fugitive Vassilis Palaiocostas. Officers from the anti-terrorism squad raided the house in Ano Lechonia on Tuesday after searching the premises they raided in another village on Friday.

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  18. Draghi deflation relief means little with Greece unsolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | EKathimerini

    With a solution to the Greek crisis still out of reach, Mario Draghi can count on at least one piece of good news this week: euro-area consumer prices are rising again. Economists in a Bloomberg survey forecast that the inflation rate rose to 0.2 percent in May from zero in April.

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  19. Greek contagion contained may weaken Tsipras bargaining positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | EKathimerini

    Alexis TsiprasA's claim that a financial collapse in Greece would drag down the rest of the euro region is looking increasingly like a hollow threat. After a weekend that saw little progress in talks between TsiprasA's Greek government and international lenders, the extra yield investors demand to hold Italian and Spanish bonds instead of benchmark German bunds barely budged.

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  20. Weapons found at house used by bank robbers fail to provide cluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | EKathimerini

    The weapons recovered during a police raid to arrest three bank robbers near Volos, central Greece, have not been used in criminal or terrorist activities, authorities said on Monday. Spyros Christodoulou and Giorgios Tsironis were arrested during the raid but Spyros Dravilas was found dead.

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